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Invitation/Call for papers: Netspar International Pension Workshop

Published: 03rd September 2019 Last updated: 03rd September 2019

From January 22-24, 2020, Netspar organizes the annual International Pension Workshop in Leiden. The goal of this three day conference is to present and stimulate innovative scientific research on the subject of aging and retirement. Researchers are invited to submit their contribution in all areas of the Netspar Research Program. Deadline for submission is November 1, 2019.

With the International Pension Workshop (IPW), Netspar offers researchers an opportunity to update their knowledge, present their research, get feedback from discussants and develop their network of international researchers in the field of aging and retirement. With keynote speaker Jeff Brown (University of Illinois, Urbania Campaign). Travel and accommodation costs are reimbursed for all (international) speakers and discussants, as well as for Netspar fellows.

Topics of interest within the Netspar research program are: 

  • Wellbeing and welfare of older people
  • Communication and choice
  • Labor market of the elderly and retirement
  • Housing and healthcare of the elderly
  • Savings, investments and insurance
  • Institutions, governance and solidarity

Information and submissions

For more information on registration and requirements visit the Netspar event page, or contact Events Coordinator Joost van Dun at: or +31 13 466 3206.